McMaster University

McMaster University

Nursing at McMaster

Dean's Welcome

From Dr. Carolyn Byrne:

Carolyn Byrne

As you browse through this website, you will soon see that the School of Nursing at McMaster University is a dynamic, innovative and exciting place to learn and work.  As the Associate Dean, Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing, I am proud to lead this amazing school.  The website will give you an overview of all aspects of our school. 

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About Us

Our Vision, Our Values, Our Objectives …

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Quick Links

Student Testimonials

Meet Our Graduates

MUNSS: Nursing Students Society

Undergraduate Program:

Apply to BScN Program

BScN Overview

Clinical Practice

Academic Advising - Current Students

BScN Non-academic Requirements

Specialty Program:

Leadership & Management Program

Graduate Program:

Graduate Program



Lifetime achievement award for Ruth Schofield

July 22, 2016 - Ruth Schofield has been selected for the 2016 Community Health Nurses of Canada Honorary Lifetime Membership.

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Leadership and Management Program celebrates success

July 12, 2016 - Are people born with leadership DNA? Or do they learn to lead?

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CIHR award will support research into Indigenous health

July 12, 2016 - Amy Wright, a PhD student in the School of Nursing, has won a significant CIHR fellowship.

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Nursing team wins Education Innovations Award

July 5, 2016 - A team led by Dr. Ruth Chen, Associate Professor in the School of Nursing, recently won the Faculty of Health Sciences “Education Innovations Award”. The team will develop a Web app to help nursing students develop Entry-to-Practice competencies in pediatric nursing.

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Alumni Profile: Sarah Voorberg

June 29, 2016 - From Hamilton to Switzerland to England... Her McMaster nursing degree is a passport to the world.

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